Installing a Kwiki Site

Kwiki is a snap to install.


  • Download and install the CGI::Kwiki module from CPAN
  • Have an Apache web server.


  • Make a new directory in your Apache cgi-bin.
  • Go into this directory and run:


  • Point your browser at the new location.
  • Viola! You can set up new Kwikis in seconds.

Apache Config

Here's a sample Apache config section that may help.

Alias /kwiki/ /home/ingy/kwiki/
<Directory /home/ingy/kwiki/>
    Order allow,deny
    Allow from all
    AllowOverride None
    Options ExecCGI
    AddHandler cgi-script .cgi

Adjust to your needs.

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